Sodexo Operations LLC Registered Dietitian 2- PART TIME in ALLENTOWN, Pennsylvania

Unit Description

Sodexo has an exciting opportunity for a Registered Dietitian at the Mosser Nursing Community located in Trexlertown, PA. This PART TIME position (16 hours/week) is uniquely responsible for working with Long-term Care residents in this 60-bed skilled community. This position also may occasionally cover community events.

Reporting to the General Manager, the ideal candidate will:

  • Be a Registered Dietitian with at least 1-2 years prior experience as a Clinical Dietitian in a long-term care setting

  • Have prior knowledge utilizing the nutrition care process and electronic medical records charting as well as experience with systems such as Point Click Care

  • Have excellent communication skills while providing education to residents, staff and the community

  • Effectively work in collaboration as part of a team and independently

  • Be a self-starter, a team player, and possess good time management skills and must be able to work well with physicians, nursing, and ancillary staff

To learn more about what Sodexo has to offer Registered Dietitians and view open positions, go to our Clinical Microsite:

Position Summary

Responsible for providing direct comprehensive nutrition services

Key Duties

-Directs nutrition care of special needs population to ensure nutrition needs and customer satisfaction levels are met.

-Maintains and develops client relationships and client satisfaction to ensure account retention.

-Manages, promotes, and educates others on food and nutrition programs according to Sodexo standards and policy.

-Collaborates and communicates with culinary and clinical departments on established processes, special diets, and menu requests and probes potential problems and apprises manager of status on resolution of problems or issues, using appropriate Sodexho resource when necessary.

-Ensures compliance with all federal, state and local regulations as well as Sodexo/client policies and procedures (e.g. Health Dept., HIPAA/Privacy Act, Joint Commission, quality assurance, safety, operations, and personnel) by keep abreast of the most recent nutrition-related trends, research, policy, certifications, and standards of practice.

-Establishes operating standards, implements quality improvements and communicates them to other departments..

Qualifications & Requirements

Basic Education Requirement - Bachelor's Degree

Basic Functional Experience - 1 year work experience in health care including hospitals, nursing homes, assisted or independent living facilities, long-term care, retirement homes, or clinics + registered dietitian

Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.

System ID 72263

Category Nutrition

Relocation Type No

Employment Status Part-Time